• Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan (10) drives on Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond, right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Feb. 8, 2016 in Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

    Raptors beat Pistons 103-89, have won 14 of 15

    AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Kyle Lowry scored 25 points, and the Toronto Raptors went on an 11-2 run at the start of the fourth quarter to pull away for their 14th victory in 15 games, 103-89 over the Detroit Pistons on Monday night.

  • Brodeur jersey festivities includes NJ photography program

    JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Martin Brodeur vividly recalls being an impromptu go-fer for his late father, Denis, a renowned sports photographer in Canada.

  • Canada soccer head Montagliani to run for CONCACAF president

    TORONTO (AP) — Canadian Soccer Association president Victor Montagliani says he is running for president of soccer’s governing body for North and Central America and the Caribbean, whose past three presidents have been charged with corruption by U.S. prosecutors.

  • Montreal Canadiens' Sven Andrighetto celebrates his goal past Carolina Hurricanes goalie Cam Ward in a shootout to win 2-1 an NHL hockey game Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Montreal. (Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Andrighetto’s SO goal lifts Canadiens over Hurricanes 2-1

    MONTREAL (AP) — Sven Andrighetto was the only player to score in a five-round shootout, leading the Montreal Canadiens past the Carolina Hurricanes 2-1 on Sunday.

  • Massachusetts plan could spur hydro imports to New England

    BOSTON (AP) — Tapping into Canadian hydropower is hardly a new concept in energy-starved New England. But Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker’s proposal to authorize long-term contracts between utilities and hydropower producers is being viewed in some quarters as a potential game-changer for the region.

  • Winnipeg Jets right wing Drew Stafford, front, shoots in front of Colorado Avalanche left wing Blake Comeau in the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    Stafford scores 2 goals, Jets beat Avalanche 4-2

    DENVER (AP) — Drew Stafford had two goals, including the go-ahead score, and the Winnipeg Jets beat the Colorado Avalanche 4-2 on Saturday night.

  • Calgary Flames defenseman Mark Giordano (5) tries to clear Vancouver Canucks right wing Emerson Etem (26) from behind Flames goalie Jonas Hiller (1) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in Vancouver, British Columbia. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP)

    Hiller makes 34 saves, Flames beat Canucks 4-1

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Jonas Hiller made 34 saves, helping the Calgary Flames to a 4-1 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday night.

  • Ottawa Senators' Zack Smith (15) celebrates his goal with teammates Marc Methot (3) and Mark Stone (61) during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Toronto Maple Leafs in Ottawa, Ontario, on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016. (Fred Chartrand/The Canadian Press via AP)

    Lazar has 2 goals, Karlsson 4 assists; Sens beat Leafs 6-1

    OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — The Ottawa Senators desperately needed something to go right. Pretty much everything did Saturday night.

  • Montreal Canadiens' Tomas Plekanec (14) celebrates his goal with teammate Brendan Gallagher (11) after scoring against the Edmonton Oilers during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Montreal, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016.  (Graham Hughes /The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Plekanec helps Canadiens end skid with 5-1 win over Oilers

    MONTREAL (AP) — Tomas Plekanec and the Canadiens finally had something to smile about — although they won’t have long to enjoy it.

  • Blue Jays sign RHP Gavin Floyd to 1-year, $1M contract

    TORONTO (AP) — Right-hander Gavin Floyd and the Toronto Blue Jays have agreed to a $1 million, one-year contract.